Description of Pakistani banknotes
Pakistani Banknotes are of value 5, 10, 100, 500, 1000 and 5000 rupees. The banknotes vary in size and color, with larger denominations being longer than smaller ones. All contain multiple colours. However, each denomination does have one colour which predominates. All banknotes feature a watermark for security purposes. On the larger denomination notes, the watermark is a picture of Jinnah, while on smaller notes, it is a crescent and star. Different types of security threads are also present in each banknote.
All banknotes feature a portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah on the obverse along with writing in Urdu. The reverses of the banknotes vary in design and have English text.
Detail of designs on banknotes mention below:
All banknotes are mark with the portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Gwadar Port is a developing warm-water, deep-sea port situated at Gwadar in Balochistan province of Pakistan at the apex of the Arabian Sea and at the entrance of the Persian Gulf, about 460 km west of Karachi and approximately 75 km (47 mi) east of Pakistan's border with Iran.
Dimensions: 115 × 65 mm
Main Colour: : Green
Description: Bab ul Khyber entrance to the
Khyber Pass, Khyber Agency, FATA
The Khyber Pass at altitude 1,070 m or 3,510 ft is a mountain pass linking
Pakistan and Afghanistan.The Pass has been an important trade route between Central Asia and South Asia and a strategic military location. The summit of the Khyber Pass is 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) inside Pakistan at Landi Kotal and it cuts through the northeastern part of the Safed Koh mountains which themselves are a far southeastern extension of the Hindu Kush range.
20 rupee note:
Dimensions: 123 × 65 mm
in Larkana District Mohenjo-daro
Moenjodaro’s Archaeological Ruins are located in the District Larkana,
province of Sindh ( ). Moen-Jo- Daro is located in on the right bank of the Pakistan Indus River at a distance of about 27 km from Larkana, 107 km from Sukkur and 400 Km from . This archeological site is 5000 years old. The Karachi Civilization was one of the world's first great urban civilizations Indus Valley
50 rupee note:
Dimensions: 131 x 65 m.m
Main Colour: Purple
Description: K2, 2nd highest mountain of the world in
100 rupee note:
Dimensions: 139 × 65 mm
Main Colour: Red
Description: Quaid-e-Azam Residency in Ziarat
Quaid-e-Azam Residency is located in Ziarat,
. Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah spent the last days of his life in this Residency. It is the most famous landmark of City. The residency was constructed in 1892. The whole building is actually a wooden structure beautifully designed and has great architectural importance. It was originally meant to be a sanatorium, and it was converted into the summer residence of the Agent of the Governor General. It has now been declared a national monument Balochistan, Pakistan
500 rupee note:
Dimensions: 147 × 65 mm
Main Colour: Rich Deep Green
Description: Badshahi Masjid in
The Badshahi Mosque is located in
Lahore, is the second largest mosque in Pakistan and South Asia and the fifth largest mosque in the world. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in in 1673. Epitomizing the beauty, passion and grandeur of the Mughal era, it is 's most famous landmark Lahore
1000 rupee note:
Dimensions: 155 × 65 mm
Main Colour: Dark blue
5000 rupee note:
Dimensions: 163 × 65 mm
Main Colour: Mustard
Faisal Mosque is conceived as the National Mosque of Pakistan. The Faisal Mosque is located in the capital of
Pakistan, . The Faisal Mosque is the largest mosque in Islamabad Pakistan and South Asia and one of the largest mosques in the world. Faisal Mosque is fourth largest mosque of the world.It has a covered area of 5,000 m2 (54,000 sq ft. Each of the Mosque's four minarets are 80 m (260 ft) high and measure 10 x 10 m in circumference. The minarets are the tallest minarets in South Asia.